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Skipton Properties founder and chairman dies after cancer battle

Brian Verity, who set up local housebuilding firm Skipton Properties, has died aged 72.

An announcement on the company's Facebook page on Sunday morning said: "It’s with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, founder and chairman of Skipton Properties.

"He passed peacefully on the morning of 30th April after a short but brave battle with myeloma.

"We ask for privacy at this time and we’ll announce further information soon."

Brian founded Skipton Properties in 1986 and the firm has its headquarters in Cross Hills.

Its current developments include Bolton Gardens in Silsden, Parsons Meadow in Addingham and Ebor Mills in Haworth.

It’s with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, founder and chairman of...

Posted by Skipton Properties on Sunday, May 1, 2022

 

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